Use free WiFi safely. The need to go into accounts and use your credit card or check your bank status comes up more than you might think. Booking a hotel or a flight or for checking the status of my credit card when it went missing. A VPN is one of my travel essentials.
Date of Coverage: 24 February-14 Chemistry Without Women - “It happened again – another major theoretical chemistry conference features an all-male program.” That’s the opening to a new petition calling for the boycott of the 2015 International Congress of Quantum Chemistry conference in Beijing. The petition has attracted lots of support and highlighted what many see as the persistent, if unintentional, sexism in academe and in the physical sciences in particular. #womeninscience
Eating a vegan diet doesn’t mean you have to miss out on your favourite seasonal sweet and savoury dishes, so we’ve rounded up our pick of the most scrumptious vegan festive fare to show you the light. From gingerbread men, mince pies and chocolate yule logs to shepherds pie and Brussels sprouts, you’re sure to find the perfect treat to indulge in!